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State Library Historical Collections curtails services during move

Beginning immediately, the Alaska State Library's Historical Collections will curtail reference room hours and reference services in order to physically move the majority of...
Move planned for historical collections

JUNEAU - Reference room hours and services are being limited at the Alaska State Library's Historical Collections.This is to allow for the majority of the collections to be moved to a vault in the new state libraries...
Emotions high over school curriculum

...the table."Some voices called for the books to be removed immediately.Sorrel Goodwin, who works with the Alaska State Library Historical Collections division and identified himself as one of three Alaska Native librarians in town, said...
Death on the Hill

...hung from the tree. Nevertheless, its location has been a deadly site.Finding its history wasn't easy. The Alaska State Library and members of the Juneau Gastineau Historical Society were the first places to look for evidence. To my surprise...
Access denied

...urinals in public restrooms and curb ramps.Buildings featured in the video included the State Office Building, the Alaska State Library, Hurff Ackerman Saunders Federal Building and Juneau-Douglas High School. According to the American's with...
Scholarship available for tribal member enrolled in museum studies

The Friends of the Alaska State Libraries, Archives & Museums have announced the availability of the Ethel Montgomery Scholarship application. Applicants for the $2...
Alaska Book Week scheduled for Oct. 4-11

Alaska Center for the Book and 49 Writers, with the assistance of the Alaska State Library and Anchorage Public Libraries, have organized the fourth annual Alaska Book Week, Oct. 4-11. This statewide celebration...
Thoughts on Richard Dauenhauer

...and I still have things I would like him to explain to me.-- Jim Simard, Head of Historical Collections, Alaska State Library Nora and Dick must be some of the most internationally famous and influential Alaskan scholars - their work is...
Territorial court records to stay in Alaska

...reached between the National Archives and Alaska State Archives - a deal sealed Friday during a noon ceremony at the Alaska State Library.In March the National Archives announced the closure of its Anchorage facility, along with two others. The...
Empire Editorial: Hollow victory

...documents from the National Archives and Records Administration to the Alaska State Archives with a ceremony at the Alaska State Library.This was no cause for celebration.Later this fall, the National Archives facility in Anchorage will close...


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